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  • The secret to great skin? THESE 5 products

    Bathroom cabinet groaning under the weight of endless serums, creams and acids? According to the pros the secret to younger-looking skin is these 5 products. Clickety click.

  • Gotta have it

    A little mood-boosting treat is something we all need right now, I reckon. I'm working on the assumption that your mitts are as shrivelled as mine so a dollop of luxe hand cream seems a rather good place to start. Go forth and moisturise!

  • young handsome man with short dark hair and neck tattoos holding up some make up for men

    Make-up for men: ooh or eww?

    Turns out more and more blokes are getting handy with bronzer and concealer. We tried out one leading male make-up brand on some lucky Muddy husbands – here's what happened.

  • Beauty Pie Oxygen Mask blue and white tube

    5 of the best face masks

    We love the enforced relaxation that comes with using a face mask - you have no choice but to lie back and take things easy for a while. Plus you emerge with skin peachier than a baby's bottom. Result!

  • Malin-and-Goetz-Cannabis-Candle

    What to buy the hedonist who has everything?

    How about a little green to chase away the blues? These candles from MALIN+GOETZ are a chic (legal) way to relax this month.

  • Hydrafacial

    HydraFacial – celebs swear by it

    Beauty editors and A-Listers are obsessed with the HydraFacial for its glow-getting results. But is it really the holy grail of facials? Muddy investigates.

  • Bridge street Clinic Lina treatment room facial

    Youth ahoy! The Medik8 facial reviewed

    How to lose a decade on the face in an hour? Lina at The Bridge Street Skin Clinic in Hungerford knows, and Muddy has been a very willing recipient!

  • Gilded Hair Wokingham eco friendly salon Berkshire reception area

    Green hair can be good

    If you're bored of your barnet, head to Gilded Hair, an eco-friendly, boutique salon in Wokingham pronto. See how they transformed my hair from straw to phwoar.

  • Literati and Light candle inspired by Chronicles of Narnia

    Five of the best scented candles

    Light up your life, well, your living room at least. Here’s five of the best scented candles in Berkshire. Perfect for gifts and, er, selfish spoiling. It is Christmas.

  • Ru Paul's DRag Race and Strictly star Michelle Visage

    J’adore/ J’abhor – Tattoos

    Michelle Visage has just left Strictly (*sob*), but in the office we were arguing as much about her exuberant tattooing as her dancing. Ink or not to ink, that is the question - but who do you agree with?

  • Beauty Pie – your new beauty BBF

    Beauty Pie is *the* cult skin, hair and make-up brand everyone's talking about.

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